Oregon Department of Education

USDA Policy Memo: School Garden Q & As


August 14, 2009

TO: Sponsors of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs

RE: USDA Policy Memo

Enclosed is a policy memo issued by USDA for Sponsors of the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs.

Please review this memo carefully for aspects that pertain to your meal program(s).

1. Schools Program Policy Memo 32-2009: School Garden Q & As PDF Document

USDA addresses questions and answers regarding the operation of a school garden.

If you have questions, please contact your assigned Child Nutrition Specialist.

Sincerely,

Heidi Dupuis
Manager, School Nutrition
Child Nutrition Programs
Office of the Superintendent